P G Moorman

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Consumption of dairy products and the risk of breast cancer: a review of the literature
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:5-14. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of aspirin use and hormone receptor status with breast cancer risk
    Patricia G Moorman
    JAMA 292:1426; author reply 1427. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Age and menopausal effects of hormonal birth control and hormone replacement therapy in relation to breast cancer risk
    Sumitra Shantakumar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1187-98. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Trinucleotide repeat polymorphisms in the androgen receptor gene and risk of ovarian cancer
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2949, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:473-80. 2007
  5. pmc Comparison of characteristics of fibroids in African American and white women undergoing premenopausal hysterectomy
    Patricia G Moorman
    Department of Community of Family Medicine, Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Fertil Steril 99:768-776.e1. 2013
  6. pmc Effect of hysterectomy with ovarian preservation on ovarian function
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 118:1271-9. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Statins and cancer risk: what do we know and where do we go from here?
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Epidemiology 18:194-6. 2007
  8. pmc Recreational physical activity and ovarian cancer risk and survival
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:178-87. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant medication use [corrected] and risk of ovarian cancer
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:725-30. 2005
  10. pmc Evaluation of established breast cancer risk factors as modifiers of BRCA1 or BRCA2: a multi-center case-only analysis
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:441-51. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Consumption of dairy products and the risk of breast cancer: a review of the literature
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:5-14. 2004
    ..Measurement error may have attenuated any modest association with dairy products. The available epidemiologic evidence does not support a strong association between the consumption of milk or other dairy products and breast cancer risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of aspirin use and hormone receptor status with breast cancer risk
    Patricia G Moorman
    JAMA 292:1426; author reply 1427. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Age and menopausal effects of hormonal birth control and hormone replacement therapy in relation to breast cancer risk
    Sumitra Shantakumar
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1187-98. 2007
    ..These results emphasize that timing of exogenous hormone use is important. Women who used these hormones before menopause had elevated risks, but the harmful effects began to decline with age after menopause...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trinucleotide repeat polymorphisms in the androgen receptor gene and risk of ovarian cancer
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2949, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:473-80. 2007
    ..Two trinucleotide repeat polymorphisms have been described in exon 1 of the androgen receptor (AR) gene that may affect its function. Previous studies of ovarian cancer and AR repeat polymorphisms have been inconsistent...
  5. pmc Comparison of characteristics of fibroids in African American and white women undergoing premenopausal hysterectomy
    Patricia G Moorman
    Department of Community of Family Medicine, Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Fertil Steril 99:768-776.e1. 2013
    ..To compare pathologic characteristics and epidemiologic risk factors for uterine fibroids in African American and white women undergoing hysterectomy...
  6. pmc Effect of hysterectomy with ovarian preservation on ovarian function
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 118:1271-9. 2011
    ..To prospectively estimate the risk for earlier ovarian failure among women undergoing hysterectomy with ovarian preservation, as compared with women of similar age without hysterectomy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Statins and cancer risk: what do we know and where do we go from here?
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Epidemiology 18:194-6. 2007
    ..Given the widespread use of statins, continued monitoring of their risks and benefits is warranted...
  8. pmc Recreational physical activity and ovarian cancer risk and survival
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:178-87. 2011
    ..We examined associations between self-reported physical activity and ovarian cancer risk and survival in a population-based, case-control study in North Carolina...
  9. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant medication use [corrected] and risk of ovarian cancer
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:725-30. 2005
    ..The objective of this paper was to evaluate whether women with ovarian cancer were more likely to report past use of antidepressants than control women...
  10. pmc Evaluation of established breast cancer risk factors as modifiers of BRCA1 or BRCA2: a multi-center case-only analysis
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:441-51. 2010
    ..However, our results should be interpreted cautiously given the overall inconsistency in the epidemiologic literature on modifiers of BRCA1 and BRCA2...
  11. ncbi request reprint Menopausal hormones and risk of ovarian cancer
    Patricia G Moorman
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:76-82. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if use of menopausal hormones was associated with ovarian cancer and if risk varied by type of hormone used...
  12. pmc Ovarian cancer risk factors in African-American and white women
    Patricia G Moorman
    Duke University Medical Center, 2424 Erwin Road, Suite 602, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:598-606. 2009
    ..There is a clear need for further research on etiologic factors for ovarian cancer in African-American women...
  13. pmc A prospective study of weight gain after premenopausal hysterectomy
    Patricia G Moorman
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Box 2949, Duke University Medical Center, 2424 Ervin Road, Suite 602, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:699-708. 2009
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to assess weight gain in premenopausal women in the first year after hysterectomy compared with a control group of women with intact uteri and ovaries...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cyclooxygenase 2 polymorphism (Val511Ala), nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and breast cancer in African American women
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Suite 602, Box 2949, 2424 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:3013-4. 2005
  15. pmc Hormonal risk factors for ovarian cancer in premenopausal and postmenopausal women
    Patricia G Moorman
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1059-69. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that associations between ovarian cancer and reproductive characteristics vary by menopausal status. Additional research is needed to further elucidate risk factors for postmenopausal disease...
  16. pmc Reported symptoms before and one year after hysterectomy in African American and white women
    Patricia G Moorman
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1035-42. 2011
    ..This report compares reported symptoms in white and African American women before and 1-year after having a hysterectomy with at least one ovary retained...
  17. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in enrolment in a cancer genetics registry
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention Detection and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, 239 Hanes House, Trent Drive, Box 2949, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1349-54. 2004
    ..Most studies have little information about nonparticipants, making it difficult to identify characteristics associated with enrolment and how they might vary by race...
  18. ncbi request reprint Race, anthropometric factors, and stage at diagnosis of breast cancer
    P G Moorman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:284-91. 2001
    ..These observations suggest that obesity and body fat distribution, in addition to socioeconomic and medical care factors, contribute to racial differences in stage at breast cancer diagnosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of the number of lymph nodes examined in patients with lymph node-negative breast carcinoma
    P G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer 91:2258-62. 2001
    ..Because these findings were based on a relatively small cohort of patients, corroborative studies with larger patient populations were needed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Vitamin supplement use and breast cancer in a North Carolina population
    P G Moorman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Public Health Nutr 4:821-7. 2001
    ..We examined the association between self-reported vitamin supplement use and breast cancer among black women and white women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ovulation and ovarian cancer: a comparison of two methods for calculating lifetime ovulatory cycles (United States)
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duike Universiti Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:807-11. 2002
    ..To compare two methods for calculating lifetime ovulatory cycles (LOC) to determine if more detailed menstrual cycle information results in stronger associations with ovarian cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant medications and their association with invasive breast cancer and carcinoma in situ of the breast
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Epidemiology 14:307-14. 2003
    ..Experimental studies in animals have suggested that antidepressants may promote the growth of mammary tumors, but epidemiologic data have not shown consistent associations between antidepressant use and breast cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Association between non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and invasive breast cancer and carcinoma in situ of the breast
    Patricia G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:915-22. 2003
    ..This study's objective was to examine the relationship between use of non-prescription and prescription NSAIDs and breast cancer and carcinoma in situ of the breast...
  24. pmc Menopausal hormones and breast cancer in a biracial population
    P G Moorman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:966-71. 2000
    ..This study examined the association between menopausal hormones and breast cancer in a biracial population...
  25. ncbi request reprint No relationship between ovarian cancer risk and progesterone receptor gene polymorphism in a population-based, case-control study in North Carolina
    Johnathan M Lancaster
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:226-7. 2003
  26. pmc Oral contraceptives and breast cancer among African-american women and white women
    P G Moorman
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Unit, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 93:329-34. 2001
    ..The similarity of the associations between African-American and white women suggest that racial differences in breast cancer incidence are not likely to be attributable to OC use...
  27. pmc Association between DNA damage response and repair genes and risk of invasive serous ovarian cancer
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10061. 2010
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  28. pmc Association between glioma and history of allergies, asthma, and eczema: a case-control study with three groups of controls
    Dora Il'yasova
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1232-8. 2009
    ..These controls seem to present a reasonable choice for clinic-centered case-control studies...
  29. pmc Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the TP53 region and susceptibility to invasive epithelial ovarian cancer
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, and Department of Statistical Science, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer Res 69:2349-57. 2009
    ..This large study provides statistical evidence for a small increase in risk of ovarian cancer associated with common variants in the TP53 region...
  30. doi request reprint Cyclin E overexpression in epithelial ovarian cancer characterizes an etiologic subgroup
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2949, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:585-93. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether cyclin E overexpression defines an etiologically distinct subgroup of ovarian cancer...
  31. ncbi request reprint Analgesic drug use and risk of ovarian cancer
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Epidemiology 17:104-7. 2006
    ..Previous epidemiologic research suggests that analgesic use may reduce the risk of ovarian cancer, although results are not consistent...
  32. ncbi request reprint Impact of progestin and estrogen potency in oral contraceptives on ovarian cancer risk
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:32-8. 2002
    ..In this study, we investigate the relationship between the progestin and estrogen potency in combination OCs and the risk of developing ovarian cancer...
  33. ncbi request reprint IGF1 (CA)19 repeat and IGFBP3 -202 A/C genotypes and the risk of prostate cancer in Black and White men
    Joellen M Schildkraut
    Program of Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:403-8. 2005
    ..Further research is needed to confirm these findings...
  34. ncbi request reprint Pain predicts non-adherence to pap smear screening among middle-aged African American women
    Cathrine Hoyo
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2914, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Prev Med 41:439-45. 2005
    ..Middle-aged African American women have the highest incidence and mortality of invasive cervical cancer in the United States and the lowest adherence to pap smear screening...
  35. pmc Primary peritoneal and ovarian cancers: an epidemiological comparative analysis
    Delores J Grant
    Department of Biology, North Carolina Central University, JLC Biomedical Biotechnology Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:991-8. 2010
    ..A larger study to determine risk factors for invasive serous PPC is warranted...
  36. pmc Metformin does not affect risk of biochemical recurrence following radical prostatectomy: results from the SEARCH database
    E H Allott
    1 Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA 2 Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Program, Duke Cancer Institute, Durham, NC, USA 3 Section of Urology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 16:391-7. 2013
    ..We investigated the association between pre-operative metformin use, dose and duration of use and biochemical recurrence (BCR) in PC patients with diabetes who underwent radical prostatectomy (RP)...
  37. pmc Consortium analysis of 7 candidate SNPs for ovarian cancer
    Susan J Ramus
    Translational Research Laboratory, University College London EGA Institute for Women s Health, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 123:380-8. 2008
    ..These null results for SNPs identified from relatively large initial studies shows the importance of replicating associations by a consortium approach...
  38. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of breast cancer risk factors among African-American women and White women
    Ingrid J Hall
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:40-51. 2005
    ..Hence, racial variations in both prevalences of and risks associated with particular factors may contribute to the higher incidence of breast cancer among younger African-American women...
  39. pmc Epidemiology of basal-like breast cancer
    Robert C Millikan
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:123-39. 2008
    ..Among younger African-American women, we estimate that up to 68% of basal-like breast cancer could be prevented by promoting breastfeeding and reducing abdominal adiposity...
  40. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives and survival in breast cancer patients aged 20 to 54 years
    Katrina F Trivers
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS K 52, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1822-7. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Reproductive factors and breast cancer risk among older women
    Sumitra Shantakumar
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435 McGavran Greenberg Hall, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 102:365-74. 2007
    ..Moreover, breastfeeding, one of the few potentially modifiable risk factors for breast cancer, was an important factor in decreasing risk among older parous postmenopausal women...
  42. ncbi request reprint Use of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and risk of colon cancer in a population-based, case-control study of African Americans and Whites
    Leah B Sansbury
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 8325, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:548-58. 2005
    ..These results add new knowledge suggesting that the protective effect of NSAIDs against colon cancer is similar among African Americans and Whites...
  43. ncbi request reprint COX-2 polymorphism, use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and risk of colon cancer in African Americans (United States)
    Leah B Sansbury
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 8325, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:257-66. 2006
    ..We explored the association between the COX-2 Val511Ala SNP and risk of colon cancer among 240 African American cases and 326 African American controls in a population-based, case-control study in North Carolina...
  44. ncbi request reprint Association between reproductive factors and breast cancer survival in younger women
    Katrina F Trivers
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7435, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 103:93-102. 2007
    ..These results may help elucidate breast cancer progression mechanisms and enable a better understanding of how reproductive characteristics influence breast cancer survival...
  45. ncbi request reprint Race, breast cancer subtypes, and survival in the Carolina Breast Cancer Study
    Lisa A Carey
    Division of Hematology Oncology, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7305, USA
    JAMA 295:2492-502. 2006
    ..Gene expression analysis has identified several breast cancer subtypes, including basal-like, human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 positive/estrogen receptor negative (HER2+/ER-), luminal A, and luminal B...

Research Grants6

  1. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It should have considerable public health impact given the high frequency of the procedure and the important health consequences of early ovarian failure. ..
  2. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It should have considerable public health impact given the high frequency of the procedure and the important health consequences of early ovarian failure. ..
  3. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It should have considerable public health impact given the high frequency of the procedure and the important health consequences of early ovarian failure. ..
  4. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It should have considerable public health impact given the high frequency of the procedure and the important health consequences of early ovarian failure. ..
  5. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It should have considerable public health impact given the high frequency of the procedure and the important health consequences of early ovarian failure. ..
  6. Ovarian Failure Among Hysterectomized Women
    Patricia Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It should have considerable public health impact given the high frequency of the procedure and the important health consequences of early ovarian failure. ..